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Family/HB Weekend Backpack to Ethan Pond

Date and Time

Saturday, July 15, 2017 7:00AM - Sunday, July 16, 2017

Location

Ethan Pond Campsite, Harts Location, NH,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

This is a joint Family and Hiking.Backpacking trip. We will be backpacking 2.7 miles up a steady incline to the tentsites at Ethan Pond. The elevation gain will be 1420', 4". The campsite is located on the shore of a pristine mountain pond. Those ambtious enough may try to summit the nearby Mt. Wiley (4285) after making camp. On Sunday morning we make a three mile detour, roundtrip and without full packs, to view Ripley and Arethusa Falls. Registration URL:  http://regi.amcboston.org/1476

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $8 member / $8 non-member
Youth: $5 member / $8 non-member
Child: $5 member / $5 non-member
*Parking is $3/vehicle.The campsite will be about $5/person.


Typical backpackers

Activity

Backpacking

Offered By

Boston

Status

Open

Difficulty

C3C

Audience

Families


Leader




(best time to call: Before 8:00 pm)

For all of this decade, I have led the annual Beginner Backpacking trip for Hiking/Backpacking's Spring Hiking Program, so I used to interacting with newcomers.